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Where to Pray

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You don't have to meet God in a closet! Ask God to reveal to you a special place to meet with Him daily. Here are several verses describing places in which people have been called to pray.
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Matthew 6:5-6

“And when you pray, you must not be like the hypocrites. For they love to stand and pray in the synagogues and at the street corners, that they may be seen by others. Truly, I say to you, they have received their reward. But when you pray, go into your room and shut the door and pray to your Father who is in secret. And your Father who sees in secret will reward you.

Acts 1:13-14

13 And when they had entered, they went up to the upper room, where they were staying, Peter and John and James and Andrew, Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew and Matthew, James the son of Alphaeus and Simon the Zealot and Judas the son of James. 14 All these with one accord were devoting themselves to prayer, together with the women and Mary the mother of Jesus, and his brothers.

Acts 10:30

30 And Cornelius said, “Four days ago, about this hour, I was praying in my house at the ninth hour, and behold, a man stood before me in bright clothing

Acts 12:12

12 When he realized this, he went to the house of Mary, the mother of John whose other name was Mark, where many were gathered together and were praying.

Acts 16:13

13 And on the Sabbath day we went outside the gate to the riverside, where we supposed there was a place of prayer, and we sat down and spoke to the women who had come together.

Acts 21:5

When our days there were ended, we departed and went on our journey, and they all, with wives and children, accompanied us until we were outside the city. And kneeling down on the beach, we prayed

Luke 5:16

16 But he would withdraw to desolate places and pray.

Mark 1:35

35 And rising very early in the morning, while it was still dark, he departed and went out to a desolate place, and there he prayed.

Luke 4:42

42 And when it was day, he departed and went into a desolate place. And the people sought him and came to him, and would have kept him from leaving them,

Matthew 14:23

23 And after he had dismissed the crowds, he went up on the mountain by himself to pray. When evening came, he was there alone,

Mark 6:46

46 And after he had taken leave of them, he went up on the mountain to pray.

Luke 5:16

16 But he would withdraw to desolate places and pray.

Luke 6:12

12 In these days he went out to the mountain to pray, and all night he continued in prayer to God.

Luke 9:28

28 Now about eight days after these sayings he took with him Peter and John and James and went up on the mountain to pray.

John 6:15

15 Perceiving then that they were about to come and take him by force to make him king, Jesus withdrew again to the mountain by himself.

Matthew 6:6

But when you pray, go into your room and shut the door and pray to your Father who is in secret. And your Father who sees in secret will reward you.

Matthew 26:39

39 And going a little farther he fell on his face and prayed, saying, “My Father, if it be possible, let this cup pass from me; nevertheless, not as I will, but as you will.”

Mark 14:32

32 And they went to a place called Gethsemane. And he said to his disciples, “Sit here while I pray.”

Luke 6:12

12 In these days he went out to the mountain to pray, and all night he continued in prayer to God.

Luke 9:18

18 Now it happened that as he was praying alone, the disciples were with him. And he asked them, “Who do the crowds say that I am?”

Luke 22:41

41 And he withdrew from them about a stone's throw, and knelt down and prayed,

Created by Jennifer Fonseca on 02/16/2010 | 2714 views